Le Panoptique

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ALL OR NOTHING AT ALL: New Rules for Lifeboat Earth

Publié le 26 juillet, 2011 | Pas de commentaires
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ALL OR NOTHING AT ALL:  New Rules for Lifeboat Earth

Corporate billionaires and war-profiteers of all countries depend on our ignorant allegiances to the ideologies that keep them in power – but there is no hope of survival if we continue to play their perverse lifeboat-game.

IF YOU THINK THIS IS ALARMIST, YOU’RE NOT PAYING ATTENTION: SOLIDARITY IS THE ONLY WAY FORWARD

Publié le 27 février, 2011 | 4 commentaires
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IF YOU THINK THIS IS ALARMIST, YOU’RE NOT PAYING ATTENTION:  SOLIDARITY IS THE ONLY WAY FORWARD

For thirty years, the U.S. citizen has been conditioned little by little, to accept less. Less protection from unions, less protection from polluters, less protection from bankers and the financial sector, less actual work from the government, less leadership from elected officials, less transparency, less employment opportunity, less in medical and preventative health care, less […]

Science v. Jihad: Charting the Rise of Atheism in the 21st Century

Publié le 1 décembre, 2009 | 3 commentaires
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Science v. Jihad:  Charting the Rise of Atheism in the 21st Century

“Those who believe absurdities will commit atrocities.” – Voltaire Mark Cosgriff, Atheism , 2007 Certains droits réservés. The predominant historical cause of Western atheism was, until the 21st century, the increase and development of scientific knowledge available to human observation. The discovery of electricity made Zeus’ ‘thunderbolts’ obsolete; they remain part of our consciousness only […]